September 10, 2018

China-based Da-Jiang Innovations Science and Technology (DJI) has unveiled two latest camera drone models, Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom, in Taiwan at recommended retail prices of NT$48,000 (US$1,564) and NT$40,000 respectively. Mavic 2 Pro comes with a Hasselblad camera, and Mavic 2 Zoom with a zoom camera, DJI Taiwan said. The Hasselblad camera […]

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The US CIA is set to launch drone strikes against suspected Libya-based jihadists with Al-Qaeda and the Islamic State group from a base in northeastern Niger, the New York Times reported. Nigerien and US officials told the newspaper that Central Intelligence Agency operatives have been flying surveillance drones from a small airport in the town […]

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Police squad car(Photo: File/USA TODAY NETWORK/Wisconsin) FRANKLIN – Franklin police are still searching for a man who fled a traffic stop and crashed into another car, sending one person to the hospital with minor injuries. An officer tried pull over a vehicle for a traffic violation at about 4:45 a.m. Sept. 7 along the 6600 […]

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The New York Times reports the CIA is expanding its drone operations in Africa, including expanding an air base deep in the Sahara. The widening CIA drone war in Africa comes after President Trump restored the CIA’s powers to conduct covert drone operations, which had been curtailed under President Obama following widespread outrage about civilian […]

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China-based Da-Jiang Innovations Science and Technology (DJI) has unveiled two latest camera drone models, Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom, in Taiwan at recommended retail prices of NT$48,000 (US$1,564) and NT$40,000 respectively. Mavic 2 Pro comes with a Hasselblad camera, and Mavic 2 Zoom with a zoom camera, DJI Taiwan said. The Hasselblad camera […]

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The Impossible US-1Courtesy of Impossible Aviation An electric aircraft startup, Impossible Aerospace, has emerged from stealth mode with a quadcopter drone that it says can stay aloft for two hours, roughly four times as long as other electric drones, and $9.4 million in Series A funding from Airbus and two Silicon Valley venture capital firms. The […]

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North Korea staged a huge military parade Sunday in commemoration of its 70th anniversary, but did not display the country’s most advanced missiles as it had in the past, reports the AP. The big picture: Amid stalled nuclear talks with the U.S., dictator Kim Jong-un appeared to use the annual parade to celebrate North Korea’s […]

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Presented by The GOP is increasingly concerned about Texas Sen. Ted Cruz’s re-election bid. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images DRIVING THE DAY REMEMBER WHEN WE SAID THE SENATE MIGHT BE UP FOR GRABS? … ALEX ISENSTADT, “Inside the GOP’s rescue mission for Ted Cruz: The national party wasn’t expecting to have to defend a well-known senator […]

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Dirkou’s mayor, Boubakar Jerome, said the drones had helped improve the town’s security. “It’s always good. If people see things like that, they’ll be scared,” Mr. Jerome said. Mr. Obama had curtailed the C.I.A.’s lethal role by limiting its drone flights, notably in Yemen. Some strikes in Pakistan and elsewhere that accidentally killed civilians, stirring […]

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